HOPE Foundation


Sir W. Churchilllaan 289 F45
NL-2288 DB Rijswijk
The Netherlands

t. +31 15 7440212.e. info[at]hope-foundation.nl


Jeannette Zwinkels 



Karin van der Heijden 


Karin van der Heijden is a dialysis nurse and quality officer at the Alrijne Hospital in Leiderdorp.

She is also a board member of a large VvE in Rijswijk.

Wim Rollema 


Wim Rollema has an economic background and, since 1989, has been actively responsible for the family business Rollema Transport. This company offers customer-specific solutions for logistics and technology with dedicated staff (around 90 FTEs) and innovative techniques.

Sjoerd Koopman 

Board Member

Sjoerd Koopman studied political science at the University of Amsterdam. He worked for 35 years in Dutch and international library organizations, most recently as Director of Professional Programs of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA).

Agnes Wolbert

Board Member

Agnes Wolbert is originally a remedial educationalist. She has worked in the special education and in youth care, especially in institutions for traumatized children, children with serious behavioural problems and assistance to multi- problem phrases. 

She has been a member of the Dutch parliament since 2006 and in that position she is a Health Care spokesman. Furthermore she was chairman of the permanent parliamentary committee on the Interior and is currently chairman of the permanent parliamentary committee for education, culture and science. In her spare time Agnes Wolbert is chairman of the Supervisory Board of Theater and cinema De Nieuwe Kolk in Assen.

The members of the board receive no remuneration for their activities. They are entitled to reimbursement of costs incurred in the performance of their duties and to a non-excessive attendance fee.